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Elliot R. Peters Made Name Partner of Keker & Van Nest

11/14/2016 In recognition of Elliot R. Peters’ outstanding contributions to the firm, its clients and the broader legal community, as of January 1, 2017, the firm will be known as Keker Van Nest & Peters.

Fans Strike Out In Suit Over MLB Stadium Safety Netting

11/17/2016 Keker & Van Nest defeat a proposed class action accusing Major League Baseball of failing to protect spectators at ballparks with safety netting.

Keker & Van Nest Adding Elliot Peters As Name Partner

11/14/2016 Keker & Van Nest is preparing to add Elliot R. Peters as a name partner in recognition of his years of outstanding service for the firm.

Elliot R. Peters Made Name Partner of Keker & Van Nest

11/14/2016 In recognition of Elliot R. Peters’ outstanding contributions to the firm, its clients and the broader legal community, as of January 1, 2017, the firm will be known as Keker Van Nest & Peters.

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upholds major lower-court victory for Netflix.

11/08/2016 TiVo’s “TV Guide” patents are DOA at appeals court.

Justices May Take Away Weapon Favored By NPE Defendants

10/31/2016 Gene Paige speaks to Law360 about the impact of laches on patent litigation.

MLB Gets Antitrust Claims Tossed In Scout Wage Suit

09/30/2016 Wyckoff -- a former scout for the Kansas City Royals -- sued Major League Baseball and all 30 clubs in the Southern District of New York. On behalf of a purported class of scouts, Wyckoff alleged that the defendants had conspired to suppress scouts’ wages and mobility.

Christa Anderson and Rachael Meny Named Women Leaders in Tech Law.

09/26/2016 Ms. Anderson and Ms. Meny represent the who's who of San Francisco Bay Area technology companies.

Pure Storage Wins New Trial In $14M EMC Patent Win

09/02/2016 The ruling keeps alive Pure Storage’s challenge of the unfavorable verdict in which jurors decided EMC, the largest computer storage company in the world, was owed $14 million in royalties by its rival, a Mountain View, Calif.-based outfit that went public last year.

Pure Storage Spanks EMC in Court

09/02/2016 A federal court in Delaware threw out a March 2016 verdict holding that Pure Storage must pay $14 million for violating an EMC software patent.

Parole Board Accused of Violating Settlement with Life Prisoners

08/18/2016 The California parole board agreed more than two years ago to tell all life prisoners, at their first hearing, the appropriate sentence for their crime, but inmates’ lawyers who negotiated the settlement says the board has violated its pledge more than 1,600 times.

Court Guarantees Hearings for Detained Immigrants with Felonies

08/18/2016 As a result of this pro bono class action, between 800 to 1,000 people will now have a chance to petition a judge for their freedom.

Rainmaker Q&A: Keker & Van Nest's Ashok Ramani

08/17/2016 Ashok Ramani offers his experience and insight to Law360.

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